Senior Bowl announces first acceptances … The Senior Bowl formally has announced that 26 players have accepted invitations to this year’s game. Headlining the initial list of Senior Bowl acceptances are Oregon RB Royce Freeman and OT Tyrell Crosby, along with WRs Michael Gallup of Colorado State, Iowa State’s Allen Lazard and Anthony Miller of Memphis, TEs Adam Breneman of UMass and Indiana’s Ian Thomas, and Southern Cal OLB Uchenna Nwosu. The Senior Bowl list also includes a number of promising FCS prospects including South Dakota State TE Dallas Goedert, South Carolina State OLB Darius Leonard and North Carolina A&T OT Brandon Parker. At the same time, here is the updated GBN list of reported Senior Bowl invitations and acceptances. This year’s Senior Bowl will be played January 27th in Mobile.